The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Perl
Rank 24 24 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Permanent jobs citing Perl 118 132 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.23% 9.30% 6.51%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.84% 14.41% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 96 103 94
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £30,450
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,800 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Perl
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1089 916 1089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 66.73% 64.55% 63.31%
Number of salaries quoted 886 794 959
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Perl
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridge region.

Perl Salary Trend in Cambridge

Perl
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Perl across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Perl Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl.

1 162 (70.13%) Python
2 147 (63.64%) Linux
3 92 (39.83%) C++
4 88 (38.10%) C
5 67 (29.00%) HTML
6 64 (27.71%) SQL
6 64 (27.71%) UNIX
7 63 (27.27%) JavaScript
7 63 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 60 (25.97%) Degree
8 60 (25.97%) Java
9 49 (21.21%) PHP
10 45 (19.48%) MySQL
11 42 (18.18%) Bash Shell
12 40 (17.32%) XML
13 37 (16.02%) Agile Software Development
14 35 (15.15%) Electronics
14 35 (15.15%) Windows
14 35 (15.15%) CSS
15 34 (14.72%) Mentoring
16 33 (14.29%) jQuery
16 33 (14.29%) Web Development
17 30 (12.99%) C#
17 30 (12.99%) OO
18 27 (11.69%) Eclipse
18 27 (11.69%) Computer Science
19 26 (11.26%) Internet
20 25 (10.82%) Ruby
21 24 (10.39%) XSLT
21 24 (10.39%) Content Management

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Perl also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Perl. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (7.79%) Tomcat
2 13 (5.63%) Apache
3 7 (3.03%) IIS
4 5 (2.16%) CMS
5 4 (1.73%) iPlanet
5 4 (1.73%) JBoss
6 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (1.30%) Simulink
1 3 (1.30%) Stateflow
2 2 (0.87%) MS Project
2 2 (0.87%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.43%) FrameMaker
3 1 (0.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.73%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (11.26%) Internet
2 19 (8.23%) Wireless
3 13 (5.63%) DNS
4 11 (4.76%) Firewall
5 10 (4.33%) Intranet
5 10 (4.33%) DHCP
6 9 (3.90%) 3G
6 9 (3.90%) TCP/IP
6 9 (3.90%) 4G
7 8 (3.46%) SNMP
7 8 (3.46%) HTTP
7 8 (3.46%) 2G
8 7 (3.03%) LTE
9 5 (2.16%) SAN
10 4 (1.73%) Reverse Proxy
10 4 (1.73%) GSM
10 4 (1.73%) UMTS
11 3 (1.30%) SSL
11 3 (1.30%) MRTG
12 2 (0.87%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (19.48%) MySQL
2 22 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (2.16%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.73%) Oracle Database
5 3 (1.30%) Text Mining
5 3 (1.30%) SQL Server
5 3 (1.30%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.30%) Big Data
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.87%) Firebird
7 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.43%) QlikView
7 1 (0.43%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 27 (11.69%) Eclipse
2 18 (7.79%) Visual Studio
3 13 (5.63%) Git (software)
4 11 (4.76%) Subversion
5 10 (4.33%) Jenkins
6 8 (3.46%) JIRA
7 7 (3.03%) CruiseControl
8 5 (2.16%) Maven
8 5 (2.16%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.73%) Selenium
10 3 (1.30%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (1.30%) SCons
11 2 (0.87%) Hudson
11 2 (0.87%) Valgrind
11 2 (0.87%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.87%) CppUnit
11 2 (0.87%) Fiddler
11 2 (0.87%) Ant
11 2 (0.87%) LabVIEW
12 1 (0.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 35 (15.15%) Electronics
2 19 (8.23%) Telecoms
3 14 (6.06%) Finance
4 6 (2.60%) Marketing
5 5 (2.16%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.16%) Publishing
5 5 (2.16%) Multimedia
5 5 (2.16%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.73%) Automotive
7 2 (0.87%) Banking
7 2 (0.87%) Military
8 1 (0.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 65 (28.14%) Developer
2 57 (24.68%) Software Engineer
3 27 (11.69%) Web Developer
4 26 (11.26%) Administrator
5 25 (10.82%) Software Developer
6 23 (9.96%) Systems Administrator
7 22 (9.52%) Graduate
8 20 (8.66%) Author
8 20 (8.66%) Technical Author
9 19 (8.23%) Senior Technical Author
10 18 (7.79%) Test Engineer
11 13 (5.63%) Senior Software Engineer
11 13 (5.63%) Linux Administrator
12 12 (5.19%) Graduate Web Developer
12 12 (5.19%) Graduate Developer
13 11 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 11 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
14 10 (4.33%) Software Test Engineer
14 10 (4.33%) UNIX Administrator
15 9 (3.90%) UNIX Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (29.00%) HTML
2 40 (17.32%) XML
3 35 (15.15%) CSS
4 33 (14.29%) jQuery
5 24 (10.39%) XSLT
6 13 (5.63%) CGI
7 10 (4.33%) AngularJS
8 9 (3.90%) Ruby on Rails
9 8 (3.46%) Web Services
9 8 (3.46%) SOAP
10 7 (3.03%) J2EE
10 7 (3.03%) Middleware
11 6 (2.60%) REST
11 6 (2.60%) MFC
11 6 (2.60%) STL
11 6 (2.60%) Hibernate
12 5 (2.16%) Swing
12 5 (2.16%) OpenCL
12 5 (2.16%) OpenGL ES
12 5 (2.16%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.69%) Computer Science
2 18 (7.79%) Device Driver
3 17 (7.36%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.49%) Mathematics
5 10 (4.33%) Algorithms
6 9 (3.90%) Internet of Things
7 8 (3.46%) LIMS
8 7 (3.03%) Life Science
8 7 (3.03%) Open Source
9 6 (2.60%) Management Information System
10 5 (2.16%) Clustering
10 5 (2.16%) Verilog
10 5 (2.16%) Informatics
10 5 (2.16%) Biology
10 5 (2.16%) Data Structures
11 4 (1.73%) Biotechnology
11 4 (1.73%) Chemistry
12 3 (1.30%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (1.30%) Physics
12 3 (1.30%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 147 (63.64%) Linux
2 64 (27.71%) UNIX
3 35 (15.15%) Windows
4 12 (5.19%) Solaris
4 12 (5.19%) Ubuntu
5 11 (4.76%) Embedded Linux
6 10 (4.33%) Android
7 9 (3.90%) CentOS
8 8 (3.46%) Debian
9 5 (2.16%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 37 (16.02%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (14.72%) Mentoring
4 33 (14.29%) Web Development
5 30 (12.99%) OO
6 24 (10.39%) Content Management
7 20 (8.66%) Coaching
8 19 (8.23%) Test Scripting
8 19 (8.23%) Automated Testing
9 15 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (5.63%) DevOps
11 12 (5.19%) Web Application Development
12 11 (4.76%) Network Management
13 10 (4.33%) Multithreading
13 10 (4.33%) Manual Testing
13 10 (4.33%) Data Analysis
14 9 (3.90%) Test Automation
15 8 (3.46%) Workflow
15 8 (3.46%) Scrum
16 7 (3.03%) Bioinformatics
Programming Languages
1 162 (70.13%) Python
2 92 (39.83%) C++
3 88 (38.10%) C
4 64 (27.71%) SQL
5 63 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 60 (25.97%) Java
7 49 (21.21%) PHP
8 42 (18.18%) Bash Shell
9 30 (12.99%) C#
10 25 (10.82%) Ruby
11 19 (8.23%) Shell Script
12 11 (4.76%) Embedded C
13 6 (2.60%) Bourne shell
14 5 (2.16%) Embedded C++
14 5 (2.16%) PowerShell
15 4 (1.73%) Objective-C
16 3 (1.30%) MATLAB
17 2 (0.87%) TTCN
17 2 (0.87%) Tcl
17 2 (0.87%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 60 (25.97%) Degree
2 3 (1.30%) ISEB
3 2 (0.87%) OCP
3 2 (0.87%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (0.87%) RHCE
3 2 (0.87%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.87%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.96%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) JTAG
System Software
1 8 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.03%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.60%) NFS
4 4 (1.73%) Sendmail
5 3 (1.30%) Squid
5 3 (1.30%) Firmware
5 3 (1.30%) KVM
5 3 (1.30%) Varnish
6 2 (0.87%) vSphere
6 2 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (0.87%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (8.23%) Puppet
2 6 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.73%) CFEngine
4 3 (1.30%) Munin
5 2 (0.87%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.87%) Ansible
5 2 (0.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.87%) Nagios
6 1 (0.43%) SCCM
6 1 (0.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (6.06%) VMware
2 13 (5.63%) Sun
3 11 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 9 (3.90%) Oracle
4 9 (3.90%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.90%) HP
5 8 (3.46%) Sybase
5 8 (3.46%) Perforce
6 5 (2.16%) IBM
6 5 (2.16%) Coverity
6 5 (2.16%) Vertica
7 4 (1.73%) Dell
7 4 (1.73%) EMC
8 3 (1.30%) SAP
8 3 (1.30%) Hitachi
8 3 (1.30%) NetApp
8 3 (1.30%) Rackspace
9 2 (0.87%) Isilon
9 2 (0.87%) Cisco
10 1 (0.43%) MKS
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Posted: Yesterday
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